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This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Canon's recent briefing with IDC on its print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Canon's print security services strategy and provides a snapshot of how the ...
This IDC Perspective highlights the lack of relevant skills to implement Big Data and AI projects and discusses how the lack of data literacy affects European companies. It also analyzes what technology vendors are offering to customers ...
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Lexmark's recent briefing with IDC on its print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Lexmark's strategy and provides a snapshot of how the firm is positioning ...
This IDC Perspective investigates global Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite constellations to extend high-speed broadband internet and wireless to unserved areas.
"Renewed interest in Low Earth Orbit satellite constellations has resulted ...
This IDC Perspective examines IDC's third European CISO Summit, held in November 2019. It saw IDC's CISO community gather for an intensive two-day program, with three clear aims: to explore how security teams can demonstrate business value ...
This IDC Market Note reviews Konica Minolta's progress in its IT management solution — Workplace Hub — since it was first publicly announced in 2017. Looking forward to the new decade, we predict that a perfect storm of evolving working ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the difference between optimization and maximization; how optimization relates to the whole; how there are many "wholes" to consider; how recent significant advances in technology, particularly in artificial ...
This IDC Market Perspective summarizes the current state of container infrastructure software in the enterprise IT organization. This document includes data from IDC's 2019 Infrastructure Services Survey that includes customer adoption ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides insights into edge strategies for service providers and technology suppliers. Research indicates that IT spending in the near term is shifting from centralized infrastructure to distributed architectures ...
This IDC Market Note explains why VMware recently provided a technology preview of its Project Maestro teleco cloud orchestration platform.
"One of the greatest challenges communications SPs face today as they move toward a multicloud ...
This IDC Market Perspective highlights key points in the escalation of tariff implementations between the U.S., China, and the EU, and how this impacts the European technological landscape. Moreover, this study identifies key trade war impacts ...
This IDC Market Note provides a perspective on Cisco's annual Partner Summit, which occurred in Las Vegas, November 4–6. The event was themed around "own your edge," a reference to Cisco partners pushing the boundaries of their businesses ...
This IDC Market Note summarizes Sharp's briefing and demonstration with IDC on the company's security solutions and services offering. It looks closely at Sharp's security developments for its Smart Workplace products, solutions, and services. ...
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Kyocera's recent briefing with IDC on its print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Kyocera's print security services strategy and provides a snapshot of how ...
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Ricoh's recent briefing with IDC on its print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Ricoh's strategy and provides a snapshot of how the firm is positioning itself ...
This IDC Perspective reflects the interviews IDC had with government executives over the past quarter and the public sector achievements of 2019.
A new way of government continues to emerge in Canada. The shift toward speed, flexibility, ...
This IDC Market Note provides an overview of the recent pricing trends in the wireline telecommunications sector and the efforts of service providers to pivot away from competing solely on price to emphasis the transformative capabilities ...
This IDC Market Note discusses the steps Dell Technologies is taking toward advancing sustainability progress beyond offsetting the footprint of its operations, and its announcement of new sustainability goals under its Progress Made Real ...
This IDC Market Perspective examines the demographics behind key consumer groups that are likely to see a meaningful impact on their connectivity use experience and drive early 5G adoption in the U.S. market. Early 5G commercial launches ...
This IDC Market Perspective compares and analyzes the transactional-based print supplies subscription services offered by print vendors Brother, Canon, Epson, and HP Inc. as well as the major third-party online reseller Amazon. This document ...